How to get daily Bing photos as wallpaper on Android


Bing wallpaper app on Android
Justin Duino

One thing that sets Bing apart from other search engines is its beautiful background images that change daily. If you’re a fan of photos, Microsoft has an Android app that automatically downloads and sets the high-resolution image on your phone’s wallpaper every day.

To set daily Bing photos as the background of your Android device, download the official Bing Wallpapers app from Google Play Store.

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Once installed and open, the Bing Wallpapers app homepage presents you with the daily search engine image (and some information about the photo when selected), a gallery of additional backgrounds, and solid color wallpapers. You can scroll through these options or use the search bar to find something specific.

Bing wallpaper app on Android home screens.

When you’re ready to set up the Bing auto wallpaper feature on your Android phone, tap on the hamburger menu icon in the upper left corner of the home screen.

Click on the hamburger menu icon in the upper left corner

Then select the “Auto Change Wallpaper” option.

Play the

Finally, touch the lever next to the “Activate” list to enable the function.

Toggle on

It will immediately take you to a preview of the current day’s wallpaper. You can tap the “Preview” box to see the entire background without overlays or select the “Set Wallpaper” button to add the image to your Android phone.

Preview the current wallpaper and then select the

A pop-up window will appear asking if you want to set the Bing wallpaper only on your home screen or if you want the background to be automatically added to your device’s home screen and lock screen.

Choose to set the wallpaper on the home screen or also on the lock screen.

Once the wallpaper has been set, you will return to the Automatic wallpaper change menu. Here, you can adjust the advanced settings of the function, including how often the background changes and whether you want new images to be downloaded only when your Android smartphone is connected to Wi-Fi or if you are allowed to take photos when using data mobiles.

You can now customize the frequency of automatic wallpaper and network preference settings.

If you’re a fan of Bing backgrounds and the automatic wallpaper feature on your Android phone, Microsoft also has a tool that brings daily photos to your Windows 10 computer.

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